Shirk Family History and Genealogy
Shirk Family History and Genealogy. PDF English 6.35 MB 1914. This eBook has a rich history of family stories and short biographies that begin with Ulrich Shirk being born in the Canton of Berne, Switzerland in 1665. The family immigrated to America in 1729, and settled in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania in 1732. There the 6 brothers, 2 sisters, and their parents farmed 2000 acres. Essential dates stretch from 1665 to 1914 with descendant’s births, marriages, et cetera! A real treasure for any member of the Shirk family!